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Pet owners rejoice: Colorado Springs earns top 5 national ranking

By: Stephanie Earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com

It's late morning on a perfect mid-August day and Michele Seier emerges from her west-side home with Marley, a 3-year-old goldendoodle. If they turn right, a moderate walk will take them to the southern reaches of...

Farmers market reopens in Colorado Springs Memorial Park

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

For nearly 20 years, the Memorial Park farmers market was a Thursday staple for seekers of fresh, local produce - until this spring, after show-runner Frank Schmidt decided it was time to dial back. One of his two...

Colorado Springs brewers tap history for braggot, a blend of mead and beer

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Thanks in part to our thirst for The New, the modern world of craft beer celebrates and rewards its creatives, oddballs and experimentalists, but many brewers are thumbing backward in historical recipe books to...

No buzz is bad buzz: Feds urge pollinator gardens to combat bee decline

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Ted Langowski's Colorado Springs yard was coming up roses until the rains and the birds.

"I looked out one day and there was a flock, 30 to 50 of these little yellow guys. Next thing, my yard's full of...

Tiny House event in Colorado Springs could set big record

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Eco Cabins knew its Tiny House Jamboree would be a hit, but the Colorado Springs builder of manufactured homes wasn't necessarily expecting an outcome of global proportions.

"We actually applied yesterday...

Compassion International tour in Colorado Springs offers glimpse of life in developing nations

By: Stephanie Earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Step inside the daily lives of two children growing up in extreme poverty in developing countries without ever leaving the Pikes Peak region at "Change the Story: The Compassion Experience," an interactive, touring...

Not their first rodeo: Young bareback riders compete at ProRodeo Hall of Fame

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

1 p.m. Friday, $5-8; Cowboy Ball, 6 p.m. Friday, $100 individual/$900 table; Class of 2015 Induction Ceremony, Hall of Fame Garden, 10 a.m. Saturday, $10; ProRodeo Hall of Fame, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive; info: prorodeo...

Runners will celebrate with suds, 'Beer Olympics' after 5K brew run in Colorado Springs

By: stephanie earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com

10 a.m. Sunday at Bristol Brewing, 1604 S. Cascade Ave., $25; rocky mountainbrewruns.com

Whether you arrive at the finish line looking like a "Runner's World" cover model or like you were drugged and dropped...